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Through highs and lows in ties with India, Nepal wraps 2020 with political turmoil

The bilateral exchanges that had stalled due to the bitter boundary dispute and the COVID-19 pandemic were reset in the later part of the year with a series of high-level visits.

published on : 25th December 2020

Nepal halts distribution of new text book with revised map incorporating Indian areas

The book states Nepal's new area to be 147,641.28 square kilometers including the 460.28 sq km area of the Kalapani area which was included in Nepal's political map.

published on : 22nd September 2020

Nepal President approves bill to update country's map incorporating 'Indian territories'

India had termed the 'artifical enlargement' of territorial claims by Nepal untenable after the National Assembly had approved the new political map of the country.

published on : 18th June 2020

Nepal upgrades border outpost at Changru near disputed Kalapani

The BOP has now been converted into a permanent one and will not be closed during winter despite extreme cold conditions, Shukla said.

published on : 18th June 2020

Nepal Parliament passes Constitution Amendment Bill to update map incorporating Indian territories

India has termed as untenable the 'artificial enlargement' of territorial claims by Nepal after its lower house of parliament on Saturday unanimously approved the new political map.

published on : 18th June 2020

It's untenable: India on Nepal's lower house passing bill to redraw political map

In a sharp reaction, India said Nepal's action violates an understanding reached between the two countries to resolve the boundary issues through talks.

published on : 13th June 2020

Nepal approves new political map including disputed Indian territories

The Bill’s introduction had evoked strong reactions from India. Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Anurag Srivastava had described the move unilateral and not based on historical facts.

published on : 13th June 2020

Nepal set to pass new political map including disputed territories as Parliament session begins

The House of Representatives opened the discussion on the amendment bill which will be put for voting after the deliberations are over.

published on : 13th June 2020

Map row: India keeps close watch on Nepal’s moves

Members of Nepal’s Parliament have 72 hours to respond, after which the Bill will be passed.

published on : 10th June 2020

India calls Nepal's new map unjustified cartographic assertion

The Ministry of External Affairs said the revised map of Nepal included parts of the Indian territory and asked Kathmandu to refrain from such unjustified cartographic assertion.

published on : 21st May 2020